BUILDER AGE RANGE
WHY ARE WE HERE?
We will be building classrooms for an overcrowded, underfunded school.
In Ecuador, only 19 percent of the entire rural population is registered in school. Although education in Ecuador is “free”, additional costs may not be covered by government. . .
May 25 to Jun 10
Jun 8 to Jun 24
Jun 22 to Jul 8
Jul 6 to Jul 22
Jul 20 to Aug 5
Bananas float in water!Ecuador is the world’s largest exporter of bananas. About $4.2 billion USD worth.
Leave your Guinea Pig at home. . .Guinea Pig, also known as cuy, is an Ecuadorian delicacy. The meat is prized and tastes like a cross between duck and rabbit.
Home of the Galapagos IslandsThese islands inspired Charles Darwin to develop the modern day theory of evolution. Today, 1,683 species of birds have been discovered in Ecuador—that’s over 15% of known species worldwide!